On Tue, May 8, 2018 at 12:35 PM, Arthur Krewat <krewat@kilonet.net> wrote:
USENET as an entity is still alive and well. The reason for it might be sharing of warez and porn, but for example, alt.sys.pdp10 still exists :)

The problem is, many of us have stopped using it for whatever reason, and certainly don't store/forward much.

Maybe it's time to take it back and get back to the original intention of USENET.

The infrastructure is there, though in reduced form as a percent of "the internet". However, the content has largely moved to other venues.